• Chrome will now block annoying autoplaying videos
Chrome will now block annoying autoplaying videos

If you haven't, click the three dots in the upper right corner, select Settings and click Sign In To Chrome. John Pallett, the product manager at Google, said that the update does not eliminate the problem completely and every now and again, users will have to click play but the new policy will reduce the number of automatically played videos by ...

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  • LG's G7 ThinQ offers AI-powered cameras, bright display
LG's G7 ThinQ offers AI-powered cameras, bright display

In the U.S., Sprint and U.S. Cellular have said that they're launching the LG G7 ThinQ on June 1, while Verizon will open pre-orders on May 24. The display also comes with Gorilla Glass 5 protection. And hence, the aspect ratio of the display is 19:5:9. The screen is replete with six types of viewing modes, Auto, Eco, Cinema, Sports, Ga...

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  • Mahmoud Abbas apologized for anti-Semitic speech
Mahmoud Abbas apologized for anti-Semitic speech

The comments came after Abbas, who has faced accusations of anti-Semitism before, suggested in an address to a rare meeting of the Palestinian National Council on Monday night that Jews' relations with banking had led to hostility against them.

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  • Google Lets You Buy Movie Tickets Directly by Integrating Fandango Into Assistant
Google Lets You Buy Movie Tickets Directly by Integrating Fandango Into Assistant

You can even buy advance tickets for upcoming movies, like " Solo: A Star Wars Story " opening on May 25th. Fandango ticketing is scheduled to launch on the Google Assistant for iOS devices by the end of the year. Just ask for "showtimes near me", and then continue the conversation with questions like "who stars in it?" or "show me the trailer"...

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  • Alibaba Group (BABA) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.92 Per Share
Alibaba Group (BABA) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.92 Per Share

Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. now owns 4,086 shares of the specialty retailer's stock valued at $705,000 after acquiring an additional 290 shares during the period. Therefore 95% are positive. 100% are bullish. With $250.0 highest and $210.0 lowest PT Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has $225.21 average PT or 24.12% above the c...

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  • USITC begins Nintendo Switch probe
USITC begins Nintendo Switch probe

If the USITC finds that the Switch does indeed violate Gamevice's patents for attachable controllers and accessories it could allow Gamevice to file that order and freeze imports of the Switch into the United States. Gamevice is asking ITC to serve Nintendo with a "limited exclusion order" or a cease and desist order. There is no telling wh...

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  • Melaye remanded in police cell
Melaye remanded in police cell

Melaye had been declared wanted following his refusal to appear before the police to answer to accusations by some arrested suspects, who alleged that the senator supplied them with arms and ammunition. The charge brought against him can not be confirmed at the time of this report. Earlier this year, the office of the Attorney-General of the Fed...

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  • HTC Teases Next Flagship Phone for May 23rd - HTC U12 Incoming?
HTC Teases Next Flagship Phone for May 23rd - HTC U12 Incoming?

HTC will reveal its next smartphone on May 23rd. In an email sent to the press this morning and posted on their website, HTC posted a photo of neatly laid out phone components, with the text "Coming Soon". Up front, it will pack an 8MP + 8MP dual cameras combination with Real-time bokeh effects and OIS. Many smartphone manufacturers are choo...

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  • Red Dead Redemption 2 Will See the 'Honor System' Return
Red Dead Redemption 2 Will See the 'Honor System' Return

Widespread concern among the fans regarding the dominance of multiplayer and microtransactions have tempered hype, but it seems like Rockstar is right on track to release one of the defining single-player experiences of this generation. Part of that is, of course, up to you. While Rockstar has been hard at work on the long-awaited sequel, they ha...

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  • Reddit will reintroduce Bitcoin payments, bring support for Ethereum and Litecoin
Reddit will reintroduce Bitcoin payments, bring support for Ethereum and Litecoin

This will allow users to pay for premium membership called, Reddit Gold, with BTC. Slowe said that they did so for a variety of reasons, ranging from Coinbase's payment platform revamp to rising bitcoin transaction fees to the fact that the company - which is now doing a complete website redesign - does not now have the time to upgrade its AP...

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  • Budget earmarks pay raise for Arizona teachers, likely ending strike
Budget earmarks pay raise for Arizona teachers, likely ending strike

The legislation approved Thursday also provides $100 million in school funding that can be used for a variety of needs, including raises for employees not included in the teacher pay package. In the last decade, Arizona teacher salaries have fallen 10 percent, to an average of $47,403 in the 2016-17 school year, while total state funding for clas...

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  • Amazon.com (AMZN) Stake Boosted by FTB Advisors Inc
Amazon.com (AMZN) Stake Boosted by FTB Advisors Inc

CI Investments Inc. now owns 56,995 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock valued at $54,792,000 after purchasing an additional 400 shares during the last quarter. About 3.44 million shares traded. (NASDAQ:AMZN) or 1,985 shares. Olsavsky Brian T sold 2,333 shs worth $3.42M. P/E provides a number that details how many years of earnings it will tak...

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  • Asus launches its first Android Go Phone 'Asus Zenfone Live L1'
Asus launches its first Android Go Phone 'Asus Zenfone Live L1'

According to Asus , the Android Go device will be launched in Europe as well, but it did not offer any additional details on the matter. The phone has been launched in three variants which are 3 GB RAM + 32 GB storage for Rs 10,999, 4 GB RAM + 64 GB storage for Rs 12,999 and finally, 6 GB RAM + 64 GB storage for Rs 14,999.

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  • Rihanna on Drake:
Rihanna on Drake: "We don't have a friendship now"

At the time, Drake called Rihanna one of his "best friends" and said he's been in love with her since he was 22 years old. "It is what it is". She adds, "I'm not built like a Victoria's Secret girl, and I still feel very handsome and confident in my lingerie". As for what kind of mom she'll be, Rihanna said, "I'm not gonna be a...

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  • Apple Watch saves an 18-year old girl's life in Florida
Apple Watch saves an 18-year old girl's life in Florida

It wasn't like she was running around. From the clinic, Deanna was rushed to the ER where she was diagnosed with chronic kidney disease. Prior to a spike pulse, which the girl felt just like a breath after the quick walk, she had no symptoms of renal failure.

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  • Amazon launches Alexa Kid Skills in Germany and in the UK
Amazon launches Alexa Kid Skills in Germany and in the UK

The skill features PAC-MAN™ and a range of new characters as well as well-known favorites, including Inky, Blinky, Pinky, and Clyde. Bringing together recognisable brands and characters, the apps have been specifically built for kids, aiming to be both educational and fun.

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  • Instagram bully filter automatically blocks toxic comments
Instagram bully filter automatically blocks toxic comments

Next, Instagram now has a Camera Effects Platform. Facebook announced a slew of new features, including video chat, an Explore page redesign, AR effects , and a bullying comments filter , at the company's 2018 F8 conference on Tuesday.

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  • Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid gets more power, bigger battery
Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid gets more power, bigger battery

The E-Hybrid is priced from £67,218 - more than £10,000 more than the entry-level Cayenne and around £1,000 cheaper than the S variant, even though it's quicker than the latter. Porsche vehicles are all about the driving experience, and the E-Hybrid Cayenne continues the traditional. The Sport Chrono Package, including a mode switch integrate...

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  • Research Ratings: NOW Inc. (DNOW), Yum China Holdings, Inc. (YUMC)
Research Ratings: NOW Inc. (DNOW), Yum China Holdings, Inc. (YUMC)

Virtus Inv Advisers has 40,948 shs for 0.16% of their capital. The stock , after opening at $87.58, hit $87.1 through the close by scoring 0.06%. About 1.93M shares traded. Employees Retirement Of Texas reported 0.08% in YUM! Investors sentiment decreased to 0.98 in 2017 Q4. It has change of 0.01, from 2017Q3's 0.99. It worsened, as 48 investors...

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  • Samsung Officially Announces Its Camera-focused A6 Plus & A6 Phones
Samsung Officially Announces Its Camera-focused A6 Plus & A6 Phones

For selfies and video calling, the Galaxy A6 gets a 16-megapixel front camera and the Galaxy A6+ get a 24-megapixel front sensor, both with an aperture of f/1.9. Operating system: Android 8.0 Oreo. Processor - A6: Octa Core 1.6GHz, A6+: Octa Core 1.8GHz. A 3000mAh battery completes the package. The whole package is backed by a 3500mAh ba...

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